Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00023712-1
  • Date Posted: 17 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Time Appointments are seeking a talented Design Engineer to join our client who is a leading manufacturer based in Colchester. They work with customers across the UK and Europe, including almost all leading manufacturing organisations. The role will involve end-to-end responsibility for development of new products, to expand the client’s market leading range of equipment. You will be temporally working remotely due to COVID-19.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Defining detailed requirements for new products based on high level briefings from customers and management.

* Researching appropriate technologies and competitive offerings.

* Understanding appropriate British Standards and applying to the design process.

* Selecting third party solutions and suppliers where necessary.

* Detailed design and prototyping of products.

* Operational testing of prototypes.

* Production of documentation, including O&Ms, assembly manuals, drawings.

* Providing input to marketing and launch of product where required.

* Provide leadership in the design team, including definition and improvement of internal processes.

* Becoming the internal subject matter expert on technical aspects of our product range.

Skills Required:

* Be degree qualified in an engineering subject

* Have experience of product design and development in an industrial environment

* Have sufficient electrical knowledge to specify and design simple systems or obtain support where needed.

* Be able to draw on external resources and identify suppliers where required.

* Have experience of sheet metal design

* Be able to show experience in a closely related field - HVAC, fan systems, industrial filtration, or a comparable industry.

* Be experienced with Inventor or Solid works

* 3 years Design Experience

Benefits:

Company pension, Annual bonus, Flexible working hours, on-site parking, and the opportunity to work from home